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Psychology Schools
In Laurel, Maryland

The city of Laurel has only one school where psychology faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in psychology in the city of Laurel, which encompasses psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Laurel Vs. Maryland Psychology Employment

Laurel 2,250
Maryland 2,350

Of the 2,350 psychology professionals employed in Maryland, 2,250 work in Laurel. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of psychology professionals in Laurel has grown by 17%. Overall employment in Laurel has also increased.

Laurel Vs. Maryland Psychology employment growth

2,150 2,350 2,180 2,370 2,350
1,920 1,920 2,040 1,990 2,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Maryland
  • Dark Yellow: Laurel

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Laurel

$78,990 $86,713 $84,300 $87,915 $88,510
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Laurel
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Laurel

As the number of psychology professionals in Laurel has grown, salaries for psychology professionals have also increased. In 2010 psychology professionals in Laurel reportedly earned an average salary of $88,510 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, psychology professionals in Laurel made an average salary of $78,990 per year. The growth in the salary of psychology professionals in Laurel is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Laurel

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Psychology professionals make a median salary of $86,380 per year in Laurel. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 150%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $52,045 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $129,870 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Laurel

Organizational Psychology
Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

On average psychology professionals in Laurel earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Laurel.

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Laurel


There is only one accredited psychology school in the city. Many of Laurel's psychology professionals are graduates of this school.

Psychology Programs Offered In Laurel


Laurel's psychology schools offer 2 psychology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Laurel


Approximately 18 students graduated from psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Laurel, Maryland

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